On Saturday, actor and art lover James Franco painted a mural in Williamsburg. The street art at the corner of Bedford and Grand celebrates his latest film, "This is the End", and features his friends and co-stars. Franco worked with Sky High Murals to complete the work.
In other news, Yahoo buys Tumblr, and Connecticut passes a mattress recycling bill. See the headlines after the jump.
• James Franco Painted a Mural in Williamsburg Today | Gawker
• Yahoo Tumblrs for Cool: Board Approves $1.1 Billion Deal as Expected | All Things D
• Connecticut Senate passes recycling bill | Furniture Today
(Image: Clare Thigpen via Gawker)